One killed after vehicle drives off Easler Highway in Williamsbu - WMBFNews.com, Myrtle Beach/Florence SC, Weather

One killed after vehicle drives off Easler Highway in Williamsburg County

(Source: Raycom Media) (Source: Raycom Media)

WILLIAMSBURG COUNTY, SC (WMBF) – One person was killed when the vehicle they were driving ran off the road and struck a ditch Sunday afternoon in Williamsburg County, according to the South Carolina Highway Patrol.

The accident happened about 1:59 p.m. on Easler Highway, according to SCHP Lance Corporal Judd Jones. The vehicle was driving south when it went off the right side of the roadway and struck a ditch, then a culvert.

The driver, who was not wearing a seatbelt, was ejected from the vehicle, Jones said.

The collision remains under investigation by the SCHP.

Copyright 2018 WMBF News. All rights reserved.

  • Local NewsLocalMore>>

  • Person stung by lionfish off SC coast, USCG confirms

    Person stung by lionfish off SC coast, USCG confirms

    Friday, May 25 2018 1:53 PM EDT2018-05-25 17:53:10 GMT
    File image of a red lionfish. (Source: Alexander Vasenin via Wikimedia Commons)File image of a red lionfish. (Source: Alexander Vasenin via Wikimedia Commons)
    File image of a red lionfish. (Source: Alexander Vasenin via Wikimedia Commons)File image of a red lionfish. (Source: Alexander Vasenin via Wikimedia Commons)

    A person was stung by a lionfish while swimming offshore near Murrells Inlet Friday morning, confirmed an official with the U.S. Coast Guard. Lt. J.B. Zorn with the Coast Guards believes the sting victim was diving offshore when the sting occurred.

    More >>

    A person was stung by a lionfish while swimming offshore near Murrells Inlet Friday morning, confirmed an official with the U.S. Coast Guard. Lt. J.B. Zorn with the Coast Guards believes the sting victim was diving offshore when the sting occurred.

    More >>
  • Dillon County administrator resigns

    Dillon County administrator resigns

    Friday, May 25 2018 1:23 PM EDT2018-05-25 17:23:31 GMT
    Rodney Berry. (Source: dilloncounty.sc.gov)Rodney Berry. (Source: dilloncounty.sc.gov)
    Rodney Berry. (Source: dilloncounty.sc.gov)Rodney Berry. (Source: dilloncounty.sc.gov)

    Dillon County Administrator Rodney Berry resigned Friday morning, saying it was his decision to resign. The resignation happened at a specially-called Dillon County Council meeting, Berry said.

    More >>

    Dillon County Administrator Rodney Berry resigned Friday morning, saying it was his decision to resign. The resignation happened at a specially-called Dillon County Council meeting, Berry said.

    More >>
  • One killed, two injured in shooting at Myrtle Beach-area bar

    One killed, two injured in shooting at Myrtle Beach-area bar

    Friday, May 25 2018 12:42 PM EDT2018-05-25 16:42:39 GMT
    One person has died after a shooting Friday morning at Koyote Saloon (Source: WMBF News)One person has died after a shooting Friday morning at Koyote Saloon (Source: WMBF News)

    Police are investigating after one person was shot Friday morning at Koyote Saloon at 3506 Highway 501, according to a tweet from the Horry County Police Department.

    More >>

    Police are investigating after one person was shot Friday morning at Koyote Saloon at 3506 Highway 501, according to a tweet from the Horry County Police Department.

    More >>
Powered by Frankly